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Waffenplatz, Bure, Switzerland

(Location: Training Area)

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Unique ID: 2294
Added to Database: June 2012
Last Edited: June 2012
Type (ID): Panzer 68 (17500)
Model (ID): Panzer 68 (17500)
Location Category (ID): Waffenplatz (17970)
Location (ID): Training Area (17972)
Serial Number:
Other Identification: White square painted on glacis. Painted overall in a green, brown and black camouflage scheme.
Collection Reference:
Associated Tanks:

Location History:
(see map)

1: RUAG Eidgenössische Konstruktions-Werkstätte (K+W), Thun, Bern, Switzerland (Design parent and sole manufacturer 1971-)
2: Waffenplatz, Bure, Porrentruy, Jura, Switzerland (Current location)

Text in original Preserved Swiss Tanks publication:

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Text in Preserved Swiss Tanks Update:

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Text in original Preserved Tanks In Switzerland publication:

This tank has had its gun barrel cut short. It is in poor condition and is missing most of its external fittings. It is also missing its left track.

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April 2010

Front right view
1: Front right view

Taken: 24 April 2010
Contributor: C. Zimmerli
Photo ID: 7545
Added: June 2012
Filename: FR_Pz68_...
Views: 205
Select/Has Priority: 22/0


Front left view
2: Front left view

Taken: 24 April 2010
Contributor: C. Zimmerli
Photo ID: 7546
Added: June 2012
Filename: FL_Pz68_...
Views: 131
Select/Has Priority: 22/0